User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Plate

Start collecting

Brown clay, pinkish tin glaze, design in brown lustre with two bands of imitation lettering in blue, edges chipped and mended.

Provenance

By 1915, Miss Theodora Lyman; 1919, gift of Lyman. (Accession Date: September 18, 1919)

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman

Spanish (Manises), 16th century, 1500–25

Object Place

Valencia (?)

Dimensions

6.4 x 39.5 cm (2 1/2 x 15 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1213

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with enamel and luster decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics